NESTcc Governing Committee Welcomes Jennifer Luray, MPA of Research!America

NESTcc is pleased to announce that on February 12, 2019, the MDIC Board of Directors confirmed Jennifer Luray, MPA as the newest member of NESTcc’s Governing Committee.  Ms. Luray serves as Senior Advisor at Research!America and has a background working in the medical device industry, the patient community, and government.  Mary Woolley, President & CEO […]


NESTcc Establishes Active Surveillance Task Force

On December 13, 2018, the NESTcc Governing Committee approved the establishment of a small, multi-stakeholder Active Surveillance Task Force tasked with establishing a blueprint for leveraging NESTcc’s work to advance active surveillance and subsequently launch NESTcc’s first active surveillance projects.  The Task Force will develop a blueprint by Spring 2019, and the first active surveillance […]


Developing the NESTcc Active Surveillance Portfolio

In 2016, the National Evaluation System for health Technology Coordinating Center (NESTcc) was established, in part, to help address the timely and robust identification of safety signals for medical devices.  NESTcc has received dedicated funding from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) Center for Devices and Radiological Health (CDRH) to advance active surveillance activities […]


NESTcc Seeks Project Manager to Join its Growing Team

NESTcc is growing its team and is seeking a qualified individual to fill the position of Project Manager.  A full description of the Project Manager position can be found here. If your professional experience aligns with the position listed below and if you are interested in helping NESTcc advance its mission to accelerate the development and translation […]


NESTcc Announces First Round of Real-World Evidence Test-Cases

Today, NESTcc announced its first Real-World Evidence Test-Cases.  Initially submitted through a public call for concepts in January 2018, these Test-Cases will answer questions of importance to the medical device ecosystem through collaborations between NESTcc Network Collaborators and participating industry partners.  The eight projects include both 510(k) and premarket approval regulatory pathways, and address devices […]